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Gloucester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed 13 and 14 Jan 2017 for my birthday weekend. Staff very helpful and friendly, very clean and well presented hotel, nothing to much trouble well worth the money pool sauna jacuzzi was lush give it a try for a special occasion thanks everyone x

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Ilfracombe, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This was our third Christmas trip to The Esplanade and a marvellous time was had. We were upgraded to a double aspect sea view room which was obviously, usually used for a family so we had choice of beds and plenty of room. The food was excellent with generous portions and superior service. Hotel was warm and the staff attentive...

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England
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for 3 night new year break. Could not fault the whole place. Had one of their best rooms with balcony overlooking the stunning scenery. Place was spotlessly clean. The food was amazing and very large portions for dinner. Breakfast and lunch were buffet and you could eat all you wanted. The staff were amazing in all the right places....

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Swansea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel was great, the room was clean and ideal for our stay with facilities provided. We were upgraded to a seaview room which was perfect. All staff were fabulous and welcoming. Breakfast tasted lovely to.

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EsplanadeHotelNQY, General Manager at The Esplanade Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Stephevansx3 Glad to read you enjoyed you 'Twixmas' break with us. Hope to see you again during warmer weather. Kind Regards Jason and the Esplanade Team

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner, 2 children and I stayed here for 2 nights to celebrate new year, we had a nice size family room, with a good size bathroom. The hotel was friendly and clean, and in a great location overlooking the sea. They serve a great buffet style breakfast, with a good selection of food and drink. Would definitely recommend staying...

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EsplanadeHotelNQY, General Manager at The Esplanade Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jackie W Thank you for taking the time for writing your review and your recommendation. Good to read that your family New Year with us was well fed and watered. Looking forwars to seeing you again. Kind Regards Jason and the Esplanade Team

Dudley, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a party of 6 visiting with Parrys coaches. An excellent break with a few reservations. The hotel staff were all very friendly and our room was comfortable and warm. The same couldn't be said about the public rooms. Luckily we had quite mild weather but even so it really was quite cold. We were told that they are...

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EsplanadeHotelNQY, General Manager at The Esplanade Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sheila I Always a pleasure to host New Years for our guests whether for private guests or groups such as yourselves. Sorry that you didn't enjoy the way you lamb was cooked (it was delicious!) and of course we would have cooked it to your liking if you'd asked. Hopefully we'll see you again very soon. Kind Regards Jason...

Plymouth
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stay here 3/4 times a year and love it. With a 3 and 7 year old and they love the fact that they can swim and then go in the soft play after. The staff are always friendly and helpful and don't care if our boys are a bit too noisy!! Food is always lovely and actually very reasonably...

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EsplanadeHotelNQY, General Manager at The Esplanade Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Brooke M Always a pleasure to have you here whatever time of year and your boys are never TOO noisy! Hope to see you during the new year and if you are around for School Holidays our theme for this year is outer space! Kind Regard Jason and the Esplanade Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel very inviting good location overlooking Fistral beach. Nothing to much trouble for the staff. Rooms vary from sea views to quieter ones at the back they all are well presented and very clean. Would not recommend room 118. Constant noise from creaking floor from the room above made both sleep and enjoyment impossible. Food excellent a varied menu. Vegetarians...

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EsplanadeHotelNQY, General Manager at The Esplanade Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jennifer F Thank you for your review and as you know we will always go the extra mile for our guests. Good to read that you enjoyed our range of food and our vegetarian options. Hope to see you again. Kind Regards Jason and the Esplanade Team.

Barlestone
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for 5 nights over Christmas. A great hotel , rooms, staff, food, and overall stay was absolutely excellent. The view over Fistral bay was second to none and I would not hesitate to recommend this hotel to anyone considering a visit to Newquay in the future. .

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EsplanadeHotelNQY, General Manager at The Esplanade Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Marywatkin, I'm very pleased to read that your stay over Christmas was so enjoyable. All our staff work so hard over the festive period, and a lovely review like this always raises a smile. Thank you and hope to see you again soon. Jason and the Esplanade Team

WalesUK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just got back from our Christmas break Traveling with Edwards Coach Holidays ,Could not fault any thing from the pick up to the drop off at the end of the break ,Hotel was first class ,Staff well trained Food very good so much choice , Rooms kept clean and very surprised to see such good quality Towels in a 3...

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Dear Mary L Fantastic to hear that everything about your stay, and journey to and from, was top notch. Christmas is very important to us and hugely to get right for all our guests. So it is fabulous to read that we got it spot on and ticked all those boxes for you and your group! I'm very happy that...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Hot Tub
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Esplanade Hotel is a contemporary family-focused hotel overlooking the world-famous Fistral Beach in Newquay with stunning views from inside and out. The Hotel is more than just a place to sleep - it's a place where you can enjoy quality family holidays on the North Cornwall coast; from splashing about in the heated indoor pool and dining together in the informal family-friendly Ocean View Restaurant to exploring the indoor and outdoor play areas or chilling out in the reception lounge whilst soaking up the view and enjoying a coffee. The hotel is also home to the Quiksilver Surf School and all guests receive discounted surf lessons and equipment hire- the Esplanade Hotel really does have something for all the family! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Esplanade Hotel

Address: Fistral Beach Esplanade Road, Newquay TR7 1PS, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Newquay
Price Range: $97 - $209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Esplanade Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 90
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Also Known As:
Esplanade Hotel Newquay
The Esplanade Hotel Newquay, UK - Cornwall
Hotel Style:
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Newquay
#8 Business Hotel in Newquay
#9 Romantic Hotel in Newquay
#13 Family Hotel in Newquay
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“Rooms to the front offer excellent views”
 of 5 bubbles E7531TUjenniferf, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the front of the hotel over looking the sea”
 of 5 bubbles MaryL755, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Good, clean - good price for a standard room”
 of 5 bubbles LorraineG120, 23 Dec 2016 | Read review
“I live local and this hotel has great views and is great for families.”
 of 5 bubbles 304shirleyt, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“end of floors I think would offer quieter rooms but long walk to lift and stairs, you will pay more for sea view”
 of 5 bubbles GN979, 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
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